The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 138 173 124
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 385 318 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.29% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.38% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 212 303
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£425 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
- -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.01% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.77 £13.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £171.00 £24.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.17 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -6.06%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22577 23003 24025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.96% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15594 15798 15792
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 435 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 104 £425 +3.03% 31
Bromley 0 2 £320 -28.88% 2
Brentford - 1 £333 -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 367 (48.93%) SQL
2 278 (37.07%) Data Analysis
3 238 (31.73%) Finance
4 169 (22.53%) Banking
5 156 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
6 125 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 125 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 123 (16.40%) Data Warehouse
8 112 (14.93%) Migration
9 106 (14.13%) SQL Server
10 102 (13.60%) Analytics
11 90 (12.00%) Data Migration
12 89 (11.87%) ETL
13 84 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
14 83 (11.07%) Investment Banking
15 81 (10.80%) Data Management
16 80 (10.67%) Business Analysis
17 79 (10.53%) Data Quality
18 72 (9.60%) VBA
19 71 (9.47%) SAS
19 71 (9.47%) Microsoft
20 63 (8.40%) Data Mapping
21 61 (8.13%) SAP
22 60 (8.00%) Oracle
23 59 (7.87%) Data Mining
24 58 (7.73%) Marketing
25 53 (7.07%) Management Information System
26 51 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
27 49 (6.53%) Validation
27 49 (6.53%) Agile Software Development

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (9.47%) SAS
2 18 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.07%) Apache Pig
4 4 (0.53%) CMS
5 2 (0.27%) Confluence
5 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.27%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.13%) CICS
6 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 125 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.27%) SPSS
3 28 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (3.33%) MS Office
5 19 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.47%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.67%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.53%) FastStats
9 2 (0.27%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.27%) MS Project
9 2 (0.27%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 15 (2.00%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.60%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.07%) SAP SD
5 7 (0.93%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.80%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.53%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.53%) RMDS
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.53%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.27%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.27%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.27%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.27%) Heroku
3 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.20%) Firewall
2 6 (0.80%) LDAP
3 5 (0.67%) FTP
3 5 (0.67%) Internet
4 4 (0.53%) DSL
5 2 (0.27%) Extranet
5 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.13%) NGN
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (16.40%) Data Warehouse
2 106 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 59 (7.87%) Data Mining
4 49 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (4.53%) MS Access
6 31 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 29 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (3.73%) Big Data
9 25 (3.33%) MySQL
10 20 (2.67%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.73%) QlikView
13 13 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.20%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (1.07%) JIRA
2 6 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (0.80%) Toad
3 3 (0.40%) ERwin
3 3 (0.40%) LSMW
3 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 238 (31.73%) Finance
2 169 (22.53%) Banking
3 83 (11.07%) Investment Banking
4 58 (7.73%) Marketing
5 47 (6.27%) Retail
6 26 (3.47%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.13%) Front Office
8 13 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.73%) Legal
9 11 (1.47%) Back Office
9 11 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.33%) Local Government
10 10 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.20%) Private Banking
12 7 (0.93%) Publishing
13 6 (0.80%) Advertising
14 5 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.67%) Games
15 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.53%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.87%) XML
2 11 (1.47%) .NET
3 7 (0.93%) FpML
3 7 (0.93%) MDX
4 5 (0.67%) Middleware
5 3 (0.40%) Web Services
5 3 (0.40%) REST
6 2 (0.27%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.27%) SOAP
6 2 (0.27%) ODBC
6 2 (0.27%) EDI
7 1 (0.13%) WSDL
7 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.13%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.13%) Leaflet
7 1 (0.13%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 156 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 29 (3.87%) Statistics
4 29 (3.87%) Reference Data
5 28 (3.73%) Visualisation
6 25 (3.33%) NHS
7 22 (2.93%) Fixed Income
8 21 (2.80%) Data Extraction
8 21 (2.80%) Data Integration
9 18 (2.40%) Credit Risk
10 16 (2.13%) Derivative
11 15 (2.00%) Economics
12 14 (1.87%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.73%) Market Risk
13 13 (1.73%) Equities
14 11 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (1.33%) CESG
16 8 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
16 8 (1.07%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.53%) Windows
2 11 (1.47%) Linux
2 11 (1.47%) UNIX
3 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (37.07%) Data Analysis
2 125 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 112 (14.93%) Migration
4 102 (13.60%) Analytics
5 90 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 89 (11.87%) ETL
7 84 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
8 81 (10.80%) Data Management
9 80 (10.67%) Business Analysis
10 63 (8.40%) Data Mapping
11 51 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (6.53%) Validation
12 49 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (6.27%) Project Management
14 36 (4.80%) Data Cleansing
15 31 (4.13%) Asset Management
16 30 (4.00%) Data Governance
17 29 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
18 27 (3.60%) Investment Management
19 23 (3.07%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 367 (48.93%) SQL
2 72 (9.60%) VBA
3 21 (2.80%) T-SQL
3 21 (2.80%) VB
4 19 (2.53%) R
5 16 (2.13%) Python
6 13 (1.73%) Java
6 13 (1.73%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.93%) Perl
9 5 (0.67%) C
9 5 (0.67%) Scala
10 4 (0.53%) C#
10 4 (0.53%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.53%) Ruby
11 3 (0.40%) PHP
12 2 (0.27%) Delphi
12 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.13%) VBScript
13 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (5.73%) Degree
2 15 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.20%) PhD
4 2 (0.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.13%) PMP
5 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.13%) ACCA
5 1 (0.13%) CIMA
5 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 37 (4.93%) QA
3 6 (0.80%) EMIR
3 6 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.53%) Basel II
5 2 (0.27%) MiFID
5 2 (0.27%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) Basel III
5 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.27%) FATCA
5 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.13%) COREP
6 1 (0.13%) FINREP
6 1 (0.13%) P3O
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 71 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.13%) SAP
3 60 (8.00%) Oracle
4 49 (6.53%) Tableau
5 28 (3.73%) Business Objects
6 27 (3.60%) Cognos
7 20 (2.67%) Informatica
8 14 (1.87%) Google
9 13 (1.73%) Teradata
10 12 (1.60%) Bloomberg
10 12 (1.60%) Trillium
11 10 (1.33%) IBM
11 10 (1.33%) Ab Initio
12 8 (1.07%) Charles River
12 8 (1.07%) Sybase
13 7 (0.93%) Netezza
14 6 (0.80%) DataFlux
14 6 (0.80%) GoldenSource
14 6 (0.80%) Omniture
14 6 (0.80%) Facebook
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